Monthly Archives: October 2013

Guest Column: Ward 2…Don’t march to the rear with Jane Lumm

by Tony Pinnell I know many of you in Ward 2 through Burns Park and Tappan Schools. I’m writing to you because of the upcoming City Council election and the candidates on your ballot for Ward 2. Recent developments in … Continue reading

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Communications: Love Mail, Hate Mail, Comments, and Questions

Time once again for another update on communications. The purpose of my blog is not to support a specific candidate/side or be against a specific  candidate/side.  It is simply to point out what is really going on underneath the petty … Continue reading

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The Pied Piper comes a calling

At Monday night’s council meeting, we saw first hand a consequence of the Teapublican Caucus’s1 obstructionism.  It was time to face the music and pay the piper2.  This is what the take home message from the October 21, 2013 Ann Arbor … Continue reading

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Will High-speed Rail Cause Ann Arborites to Die of Asphyxia?

Is it ever a good idea to turn down federal funds for local projects?  In my opinion, the answer is no, especially if the refusal is based on ideological reasons.  There are some councilmembers on the Ann Arbor city council … Continue reading

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An Interesting Read: The New American Center

I came across an article on NBCnews.com (formerly MSNBC) yesterday and thought I would share it with you.  With all the partisan drama going on in Washington DC, I thought this was an interesting article in regards to national issues. … Continue reading

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